Manure/Ag Waste Facility Cover
Membrane cover for manure storage structure controls odors and captures methane. Photo courtesy of Penn State.
Manure/ag waste facility covers are rigid, semi-rigid covers or flexible membranes designed to prevent spills and control odors from manure or agricultural waste storage facilities. They also capture methane which can be used to produce energy.
Guidance from USDA's Natural Resources Conservation Service
See contacts for specific programs that fund this practice in the side-by-side payment comparison or contact your local Soil and Water Conservation District